Daily Archives: 04/10/2014


But Where Do You Find Work?

10 of the Best Freelancing Platforms You Can Start Job Hunting From AS PUBLISHED ON:  There’s a freelancing revolution going about. From unemployment to self-employment, people have been finding it quite fancy to either shed their 9-5 look and become their own boss or simply find an extra source of income by finding jobs that they can get sorted from home. Even established firms are a bit cautious about hiring full time staff, preferring instead to outsource a lot of their work to temporary workers or contractors that they don’t have to lure with benefits. As a result, there has […]

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7 Tips for Surviving The Leap From Employee to Entrepreneur

Becoming a successful entrepreneur takes more than a great idea and important connections (although both do help). Making the shift from the steady life of a full-time employee to the unpredictable world of entrepreneurship requires a shift in mindset that many overlook. In fact, some of the work habits you so carefully honed as a good employee don’t necessarily translate well into the world of an entrepreneur. According to the Small Business Administration, only half of new businesses will survive to see their fifth year. Making that mental switch from employee to entrepreneur can help you avoid being one of […]